Regarded as a landmark bill, the 21st Century Cures Act covers a lot of ground, including transparency, breaking down silos in healthcare, interoperability, and an EHR reporting program.
What could be done to enable interoperable, standards-based capabilities in HIT systems to support HIM practices?
As EHRs proliferate, some healthcare providers and health IT vendors have had to take it upon themselves to develop common terminologies and standards.
In the effort to advance secure and interoperable health information exchanges, ONC has released its interoperability roadmap. The roadmap is directed towards the development of a nationwide learning health system.
This article is the first installment in a six-part web series, Information Governance 101, for the month of December that explores the topic of information governance programs and seeks to define the terms associated with information governance.